Prevention

school AEDs and safety July 20, 2017

How school AEDs help keep children safer

More schools require these units to be prepared for sudden cardiac arrest, a threat to student athletes.

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Children Prevention Teens

new stroke treatment June 26, 2017

A new stroke treatment provides more hope for patients

Acting quickly at the first signs of stroke is crucial. Here's why.

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Brain & Memory Heart & Vascular Prevention

heart healthy June 9, 2017

Top 10 heart-healthy diet tips

Diet is a powerful tool for protecting heart health. Strategies for creating heart-healthy eating habits.

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Heart & Vascular Nutrition Prevention

When to get a Pap smear June 5, 2017

When to get a Pap smear and when it can wait

Don't mistake a Pap test with an annual exam. Here's what women need when.

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Prevention Women's Health

fire safety plan May 31, 2017

Fire safety plan: Be aware and prepared in case of fire

Get the whole family involved in home safety with these prevention tips and reminders in case of fire.

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Prevention Safety

May 30, 2017

11 tips for controlling blood pressure with the DASH diet

11 strategies for tweaking your diet to control blood pressure.

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Heart & Vascular Nutrition Prevention

breast cancer risk factors May 25, 2017

How to assess your risk of breast cancer

More options exist today for determining breast cancer risk and where to go next.

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Cancer Prevention Women's Health

exercise and stress relief May 24, 2017

4 ways to use exercise for stress relief

We can't eliminate stressful things from life, but exercise is a powerful weapon for combating stress.

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Fitness Mental Health Prevention

first aid for burns May 8, 2017

What to know about burn injuries

Ice and folk remedies like butter are not helpful in burn first-aid. Follow this advice and know when to seek treatment.

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Prevention